Posts Tagged ‘Elis Regina’

African Rhythms, KFAI 02/27/14

February 27, 2014

Elis Regina

Have some Carnaval and Mardi Gras with your African Rhythms today, with a generous mixture of joyous sounds from Brazil and New Orleans leavened into the usual assortment. Listen now.

pictured: Elis Regina



African Rhythms, KFAI 02/14/13

February 14, 2013

jorge ben seven inch EP

We celebrate Carnaval with a full hour of Brazilian music on today’s African Rhythms. From Jorge Ben to Seu Jorge, Elis Regina to Maria Rita and Tim Maia to Ed Motta, a small taste of the incredibly diverse music of Brazil, streaming now at the KFAI site.


Temposphere, KFAI 06/26/10

June 26, 2010

New music alert: Orgone album out now, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble EP out now, new Seu Jorge record coming soon! We heard tracks from each of these stunning new records on tonight’s episode of Temposphere along with plenty else including old school favorites like Curtis Mayfield, Elis Regina, and Kool & The Gang. A two hour stack of incredible music awaits you (2 weeks only!) at the Temposphere archive. The playlist, well worth poring over, is available there and here, after the break…

photo: Ruines de la bibliothèque de la Holland House à Londres, 22 octobre 1940, via (OvO)